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Polynesian Carved Wood House Panel

Auction:
2376
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$14,100$12,000

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2376
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 23, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Polynesian Carved Wood House Panel, Maori, c. last quarter 19th century, classic stylized human and animal forms with abalone eyes, mounted in an old box, early tag reads: "Mario carving from Rotorua New Zealand Australisia," (minor wood loss), figure ht. 32 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

Abalone, Polynesia

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